FAQ’s for Patients


Where can I source information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine?

For the most current information, please visit the below link to the FAQs prepared by the Tasmanian Department of Health. 

https://www.coronavirus.tas.gov.au/vaccination-information/covid-19-vaccination/faqs


How do I book my COVID-19 vaccination? 

General Practice Plus is not currently offering the COVID-19 vaccine. For instructions on how to book your COVID-19 vaccine; please visit the Department of Health website, or phone the Tasmanian Public Health Hotline on1800 671 738.

https://www.coronavirus.tas.gov.au/vaccination-information/covid-19-vaccination/Book-your-vaccine


I’m receiving my COVID-19 Vaccination through another Provider and require a Health Summary, how can I arrange this? 

You will need to complete a ‘Patient Request for Information Form’ to authorise the release of this information. You can collect a form from reception at any of our clinics, alternatively you can print a copy here 

Return the completed form to your nearest General Practice Plus clinic.


I need proof that I’ve received the Covid-19 Vaccine, how do I obtain this? 

Once you are fully vaccinated, you can get a vaccination certificate. It can take about 2 weeks after your second dose to become available.

https://www.health.gov.au/initiatives-and-programs/covid-19-vaccines/certificates


I have been advised to discuss COVID-19 vaccine, 3rd dose requirements with my doctor. I may also need a referral, how do I arrange this? 

Please book a standard consultation to discuss this with your doctor.